Book Description

The first Bookano Pop-Up book: Bookano Stories No 1 1st edition [c1934] all pop-ups working. Bookano Stories With Pictures That Spring Up in Model Form. Has 6 elaborate free standing multi-layer scenes: In the Jungle [monkeys swinging from the trees]; The Goblin Carpenters’ Shop [sawing a log, with sound effect]; The Gorgeous Butterfly Sips the Orchid; An Ostrich Ride; The Maypole Dance; Dick Turpin’s Ride [on a black horse, jumping over a gate]. Double spread coloured pictorial endpapers, crowning the May Queen at the front, Ostrich chase at the rear. Coloured frontispiece, title page and the six pop ups all in colour, other illustrations in b/w. Stories and verses, edited by S Louis Giraud. A few small marks and points of wear else content very good, firm. 220 x 170 mm, [approx 8 ½” x 6 ½”] Pictorial paper boards, tips worn, spine and edges grazed else very good bright condition. Strand Publications 1st edition [1934]
Author S Louis Giraud [editor]
Date 1934
Binding Pictorial boards
Publisher Strand Publications
Condition VG
Pages not numbered

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